Following last week’s abrupt departure of Spirit Airlines CEO Ben Baldanza, ZIna Aziz explores whether the airline’s future could include a merger with Frontier Airlines.
The Department of Justice’s charges of collusion at multiple airlines should come as no surprise to the ironic actions of none other than…
The Department of Justice.
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Aviation Week said German Chancellor Angela Merkel had the biggest impact on aerospace in 2012 by blocking a $45B merger of EADS and BAE.
US Airways in November submitted a formal proposal to merge with American Airlines, WSJ reported Friday.
The Dublin-based low-fare airline said that it planned to offer $1.65 (€1.30) per share for control of Ireland’s flag carrier, which would represent a 39 percent premium over Tuesday’s closing price of Aer Lingus shares on the Irish Stock Exchange.
US Airways may ask federal regulators to examine the antitrust hurdles of a bid for bankrupt American Airlines as soon as July in an effort to relieve uncertainty among creditors, according to a Reuters report.